Category Archives: Variety

RECIPE: “Drunk on Turkey”

Christine Watson: This turkey recipe combines wine, bourbon, sherry, soy sauce, vegetable oil, sugar, star anise, ginger and pepper together with rice or cous cous.

RECIPE: Salmon Vodka Baskets are the Perfect Entree

Christine Watson: This salmon entree recipe is a great help in taking the stress out of a dinner party and ease into it with this fabulous party starter.

RECIPE: Gin Burgers with Cognac and Tomato Sauce

Christine Watson: Tasty gin beef burgers with a yummy cognac tomato sauce enables a real Sunday barbeque with a difference – food and drink all-in-one.

RECIPE: Spring Salad with Lime Vinaigrette

This is a great recipe for Passover, if it’s a tradition that you celebrate, or of course for any day if you just happen to love healthy, fantastic, easy-to-prepare food. With apples, olives, limes, onions, cucumbers and more, this salad recipe is certainly worth a try.

Passover Recipe: Spring Salad & Lime Vinaigrette

Whilst traditionally a Jewish celebration, there is no reason why everyone should not celebrate passover. Beginning on the 15th day of April, the festival continues for seven days.

RECIPE: Vodka Cream Pasta

So you want to cook a dinner that will surprise and give your guests something to talk about? Well…a vodka pasta surely ticks all the boxes. The question is, who will be full, who’ll be the farthest from sober, and who will be the talk of the party?

Good Old Fashioned Recipes: Oyster Soup

Oysters are plentiful, healthy  and good value all year-round. For something different, why not use them to make a hearty soup. As for whether or not oysters are aphrodisiac’s, this topic has been reviewed and disputed by many scientists.

Healthy and Low Cholesterol Ingredient Choices

It’s always good to use healthy options when making a meal, but there doesn’t have to be a trade-off with taste. Here’s some ideas for you!

How to…Substitute Ingredients

When you don’t have an ingredient, dashing down to the local shop isn’t always very desirable after a long day at work. Or, if you have an allergy to a particular ingredient, simply “holding your nose” isn’t an option. Thus, I’ve compiled this list to help you overcome either of these issues.